Moreno Valley patriots are invited to honor Memorial Day with two events this year:
West Coast Thunder Motorcycle Parade:
The Color Guard and parade departs the Skip Fordyce dealership at preciselyin remembrance of the tragedies of 2001 then proceeds past the Riverside National Cemetery to Moreno Valley's Sunnymead Blvd. Please join us to become part of this new tradition and enjoy the morning West Coast Thunder Motorcycle Parade!
LOCATION: Line up on the south side of
Sunnymead Blvd. between Frederick St. and Heacock St.
Please join us at sunset to remember the fallen and hear words of thanks and remembrance from Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff. Additional special guests include members of the City Council, the nationally recognized CDF Fire Fighters Honor Guard, the Moreno Valley Master Chorale, the Valley View High School Crimson Regiment Marching Band, and the Knights of Columbus A. F. Chelbana Assembly.
LOCATION: Veteran's Memorial
14177 Frederick St.
Thieves recently made off with the copper wiring used to light the fields for the Grand Terrace Little League. The replacement cost could reach $100,000. The Grand Terrace Little League will be holding a fundraiser outside the Grand Terrace Stater Bros. on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 from 9 am to 9 pm. Please help them help the kids in our community.
The Moreno Valley Police Traffic Division has partnered with Riverside County Injury Prevention to conduct six car seat fit stations this year, to provide education about, and encourage proper car seat usage. These programs will be conducted in various locations in the City of Moreno Valley through September 2013.
The upcoming Car Seat Education and Fitting Station will be conducted at Moreno Valley Community Park onstarting at Parents must schedule an appointment to have their car seat inspected at this event. To schedule an appointment, contact C.S.O. II Laura Beckner at 486-6969.
Far too many children continue to be at risk while traveling in vehicles without proper protection. These Car Seat Education and Fitting Stations will help educate parents on the importance of proper car sear installation and use. Certified car seat technicians will be available to inspect car seats free of charge. Car seats which do not meet the Federal Motor Safety Standard may be replaced.
Don't miss the 17th annual Redlands Firefighters Car Show on Sunday, May 26 from 8 am - 4 pm in Downtown Redlands. There will be food, refreshments and entertainment. Procceeds benefit the Redlands Firefighters Benevolent Fund.
Don't miss the Chocolate and Wine Festival on June 8th at the Ontario Convention Center. Ten outstanding local chefs will be competing for the "Best Chocolate Dessert in the Inland Empire". Food and wine sampling. Proceeds benefit the Rancho Cucamonga Community and Arts Foundation. Get ticket in for athttp://chocolateandwineie.com or call 888-990-CHOC.
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National Career Fairs is holding a job fair in Inland Empire on Monday, June 3 at the Ontario Airport Hotel. The event will run from 11:00am to 2:00pm.
This event will offer job seekers an opportunity to meet face to face with dozens of employers who are hiring today! Companies such as WFG / Transamerica, Riverside County Sheriff's Department, Boston Reed, Aaron’s and many others will be at the event. All job seekers are encouraged to attend this free event to network, submit resumes, and connect with hiring managers. Make the most of the event by dressing professionally and bringing multiple copies of your resume.
For more information on the job fair, please visit our website at www.nationalcareerfairs.com/
Don't miss the Moreno Valley Elks Lodge #2697's Car Show and Fundraiser on Saturday, June 15th at 12 pm at 12125 Day St. Suite V-205 Moreno Valley, Ca inside the Canyon Springs Shopping Center. A portion of the proceeds will go to the American Heart Association in honor of fallen Elk Mark Williams who passed away last year from a heart attack. The rest of the proceeds will be divided up into their charitable causes...such as dictionaries which they hand out at the local Elementary Schools, Scholarships to the High School Students, Gifts and visits to the Veterans Hospital in Loma Linda with a visit at Christmas time from Mr. and Mrs. Claus with their helpers, Adopt-A-Vet, free tutoring to the children of fallen soldiers in not only school studies, but with music lessons as well, Hoop Shoots, Drug Awareness, Boy Scouts Troop #214, and assistance with crippled children. For more information, call Phyllis at (951) 355-6543.
Saturday, June 15, 2013 -- Old Miners Big Bear Heritage Parade, as part of the 65th annual Old Miners Days of Big Bear Lake, will this year honor all first responders, law enforcement and military with the theme "Big Bear Thanks You." Parade begins at 4pm on Big Bear Boulevard at Summit Boulevard and travels west to Georgia Street. Parade will be preceded by mid-day reception at the Big Bear Convention Center; this event will welcome our law enforcement and military personnel participating in the parade and the public is welcome. Visit oldminers.org for more information on parade and reception, as well as parade applications.
Saturday, July 13, 2013 -- Old Miners Days Chili Cook-Off, sanctioned by the International Chili Society. Festivities, as part of the 65th annual Old Miners Days of Big Bear Lake, include 30+ chili cooks, 40+ vendors, outhouse races, children's area and live music, followed by bluegrass concert. Chili event from 10am to 6pm at the Bartlett Lot in the Village of Big Bear Lake. Admission is free, tasting kits $5. For more info on Chili Cook-Off, applications, and tickets to weekend-long bluegrass event, visit oldminers.org.
Join us for Riverside’s 4th of July Founders Day “FRONT ROW FIREWORKS”, at EVERGREEN MEMORIAL HISTORIC CEMETARY a fund raising event, 14th and Pine streets from 5 to 10 P.M., Adult $5.00, Kids 3 to 12 $1.00, under 3 are “FREE”. Food, Music, Games for the Kids, and a FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR.
For more information call 951-522-6462 or visit their web site @ www.evergreen.cemetary.info
If your non-profit group has an upcoming event, send the information to David Wylie at David@kolafm.com. Please send at least two weeks before your event!